English edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Mandarin (, “pagoda”).

Noun edit

taa (plural taas)

  1. A kind of pagoda in China and Japan.

Etymology 2 edit

From Arabicتَاء(tāʔ).

Noun edit

taa (plural taas)

  1. The letter ⁧ت⁩ in the Arabic script.

Etymology 3 edit

Interjection edit

taa

  1. Alternative form of ta (thanks)

Anagrams edit

Aukan edit

Etymology 1 edit

From English other.

Adjective edit

taa

  1. other; another
    taa deianother day, another (some other) time
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

From English tar.

Noun edit

taa

  1. tar (black substance; pitch)

References edit

Esperanto edit

 
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Etymology edit

Ultimately from ǃXóõ tâa ǂàã (literally people's language).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈtaa]
  • Rhymes: -aa
  • Hyphenation: ta‧a

Adjective edit

taa (accusative singular taan, plural taaj, accusative plural taajn)

  1. (la taa) clipping of la taa lingvo (the Taa language)

Finnish edit

Etymology edit

taka +‎ -(k) (k-lative singular)

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɑːˣ/, [ˈt̪ɑ̝ː(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -ɑː
  • Syllabification(key): taa

Postposition edit

taa (+ genitive) (dialectal, poetic)

  1. (of movement) (to) behind
    Se laskeutui metsän taa.It landed behind the forest.

Inflection edit

Cannot take a possessive suffix.

Synonyms edit

Antonyms edit

Related terms edit

Further reading edit

Anagrams edit

Greenlandic edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Eskimo *taʁu. Cognates include Sirenik tarex, Alutiiq taru, and Inupiaq tau.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

taa

  1. human being

Interjection edit

taa

  1. listen!; what is that?; I tut!
See also: ta

References edit

  • DAKA
  • (noun): taa in Katersat
  • (interjection): taa in Katersat

Nzadi edit

Noun edit

tàá (plural tàá)

  1. father

Coordinate terms edit

Further reading edit

  • Crane, Thera; Larry Hyman; Simon Nsielanga Tukumu (2011) A grammar of Nzadi [B.865]: a Bantu language of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, →ISBN

Swahili edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /tɑː/
  • (file)

Etymology 1 edit

From *tala, from an unknown source (possibly Indian).

Noun edit

taa (n class, plural taa)

  1. lamp, light
Descendants edit
  • Kikuyu: tawa
  • Luganda: etaala
  • Rwanda-Rundi: itara

Etymology 2 edit

Borrowed from Arabicطَاعَة(ṭāʕa).

Noun edit

taa (n class, plural taa)

  1. obedience
    Synonym: utii

Tetum edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *taʀaq.

Verb edit

taa

  1. to chop, to cut up

Ye'kwana edit

Pronunciation edit

Ideophone edit

taa

  1. bam, banging

References edit

  • Cáceres, Natalia (2011), “taa”, in Grammaire Fonctionnelle-Typologique du Ye’kwana, Lyon